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Harrigan, Joseph (1819–1859)

About a fortnight since Joseph Arrigan [Harrigan], more generally called Haddigaddy, residing near Yass was thrown from his horse, and his spine was severely injured. After lingering for about ten days, we regret to hear he expired on Saturday last. Our informant adds that he was buried on Sunday, and the funeral was exceedingly well attended, the deceased having been much respected.

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'Harrigan, Joseph (1819–1859)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/harrigan-joseph-25456/text33824, accessed 11 April 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Haddygaddy, Joseph
  • Haddigaddy, Joseph
Birth

1819
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Death

4 June 1859
Yass, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

horse riding accident

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